Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
30/10/2005
Date assigned
03/02/2006
Last edited
27/04/2010
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Prof Mark Onslow

ORCID ID

Contact details

Australian Stuttering Research Centre (ASRC)
University of Sydney
P. O. Box 170
Lidcombe
Sydney
1825
Australia
+61 (0)2 9351 9767
M.Onslow@fhs.usyd.edu.au

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N/A

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

How many participants will respond to the telehealth adaptation of the Camperdown Program?

Ethics approval

La Trobe University (Australia), granted on 23rd May 2005

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Chronic stuttering

Intervention

Standard format Camperdown Program versus Telehealth-adapted Camperdown Program

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Percentage of syllables stuttered measured at one day pre-treatment and at 1 day, 6 months, and 12 months post-treatment, as well as 12 months post-randomisation
2. Calculation of mean stuttering
3. Severity scores (SEV scale), reported by the participant in the week prior to collection of each data point

Secondary outcome measures

Time taken to attain minimal stuttering will be evaluated as well as speech rate and speech naturalness of participants post therapy.

Overall trial start date

01/04/2005

Overall trial end date

01/03/2008

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Diagnosis of stuttering
2. Stuttering over 2% Syllables Stuttered (SS)
3. Over 18 years of age

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

40 (20 in each program)

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Less than 2% SS
2. Unable to attend weekly clinic for three months
3. Received therapy for stuttering in previous 12 months

Recruitment start date

01/04/2005

Recruitment end date

01/03/2008

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Australia

Trial participating centre

Australian Stuttering Research Centre (ASRC)
Sydney
1825
Australia

Sponsor information

Organisation

University of Sydney (Australia)

Sponsor details

Australian Stuttering Research Centre
University of Sydney
P.O. Box 170
Lidcombe
Sydney
1825
Australia
+61 (0)2 9351 9767
M.Onslow@fhs.usyd.edu.au

Sponsor type

University/education

Website

http://www.fhs.usyd.edu.au/asrc

Funders

Funder type

Research council

Funder name

Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

2010 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19424889

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Carey B, O'Brian S, Onslow M, Block S, Jones M, Packman A, Randomized controlled non-inferiority trial of a telehealth treatment for chronic stuttering: the Camperdown Program., Int J Lang Commun Disord, 45, 1, 108-120, doi: 10.3109/13682820902763944.

Additional files

Editorial Notes